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Surviving The Dreary Days of Winter

I heard on the radio that this past Monday was "the most depressing day of the year," due to the typical weather we experience and the distance from Christmas. It even has a name - Blue Monday. We've had some really dreary days here in South Carolina, a place that has the nicest winters I've… Continue reading Surviving The Dreary Days of Winter


Hosting A Stress-Free Thanksgiving Meal {Part 1: October}

I'm very excited to host Thanksgiving this year! This will be the third time I've hosted Thanksgiving in our home and I'm looking forward to all the fun. For me, a big part of the fun in any event is the planning. I also believe that doing things ahead of time relieves stress and makes things much more… Continue reading Hosting A Stress-Free Thanksgiving Meal {Part 1: October}


{Giveaway} Mercy Verity Candles

Happy December 1st! I want to kick off this wonderful month with a fun giveaway! My friend Lisa runs Mercy Verity Candles, where she makes and sells her handcrafted soy candles. Every batch is made with the maximum amount of fragrance and essential oil for an incredible scent payoff. Soy wax burns clean unlike petroleum wax,… Continue reading {Giveaway} Mercy Verity Candles